5 Laura White
5 Laura White
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lake Geneva, Wis.
High School: Badger
Position: S/DS
AS A JUNIOR (2005): Stepped in as the Bulldogs starting setter towards the end of the season...second on the squad with 435 assists at a rate of 5.24 per game, the ninth-highest average in the Horizon League...third on the team with 165 digs...handed out 30 or more assists in nine matches, dishing a career-high 55 at Wright State on Nov. 11...registered a career-best six kills against Colgate on Sept. 16...recorded double-doubles in assists and digs in four matches.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2004): Saw action in 26 of the team's 28 matches as a defensive specialist and back-up setter...her 46 assists were the second-highest total on the team...finished with 135 digs, good for a 1.55 dpg average...added four kills, three service aces and two blocks...posted double-figure digs on three occasions, including a career-high 17 against UW-Green Bay Oct. 8...handed out a season-best 10 assists against Northern Arizona in the Maryland Invitational.

AS A FRESHMAN (2003): Saw action in 13 matches, including 23 games, as a defensive specialist and back-up setter for the Bulldogs...finished the season with 15 assists, 12 digs and two service aces...had a season-high four assists against Southern Illinois in the Butler Invitational Sept. 12...posted a season-high five digs vs. UIC Oct. 24...playing in her home state of Wisconsin, had a season-high two service aces against UW-Milwaukee Oct. 18.

AT BADGER HIGH SCHOOL: Earned varsity letters in volleyball, basketball, and golf...named to the Muskego Warrior Invitational All-Tournament Team...selected to the River Valley All-Tournament Team...received her team's Hustle Award...team MVP...was a three-time Player of the Year...co-captained her team as a junior and senior...cited to Lake Shore Conference First Team All Confrence...was an all-state honorable mention...cited to Wisconsin's All Star Team...played club volleyball for Sky High...involved in FFA and CCD...was her senior class' vice president...a high honor roll member...participates in National Honor Society...a Wisconsin State Scholar...school valedictorian...a national merit award winner.

PERSONAL: Born Oct. 19, 1984...daughter of Dr. Richard and Mary Anne White...biology and chemistry major.